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B1 Free Archiver: a simple solution

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Switching to Linux requires users to abandon their usual set of favourite programs and to employ what is available. In terms of archive utilities the first and most obvious choice is the GNOME desktop environment File Roller. But does a Linux neophyte ready to get into all that stuff at once? Let’s f…

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Seagate close to open-sourcing Kinetics object storage platform

el Reg: Keep your eye on the OpenStack summit

Atom Shell is now Electron

Atom Shell is now called Electron.

No Linux, no Docker, no cloud OS? Think again

InfoWorld: OSv, a from-scratch OS for running applications at scale and with high performance, blazes a trail to the cloud that doesn't use Linux or Docker-style containers

"No Reboot" Kernel Patching - And Why You Should Care

LinuxJournal: With the major distros committing to support the 4.0 kernel and its features (including "no reboot" patching) at some point this year, it's a good time to take a look at what this feature actually does and what difference it will make for you.

Analyst Watch: Ten reasons why open-source software will eat the world

SDtimes: To be sure, many major Web companies like Google and Yahoo have been leveraging open-source dynamics aggressively and contribute back to the community.

Linux 4.1 rc1

Linus Torvalds: 4.1 seems to be smack dab in the middle of the normal range for the last couple of years.

How I shrunk a Docker image by 98.8% – featuring fanotify

Is there anything like a “diet program for Docker Images” ?

Microsoft continues earning money from Linux -- increases patent licensing agreements

betanews: Many people -- let's call them 'haters' -- like to make fun of Microsoft's mobile market share with Windows Phone.

Google Provides Detailed Analysis of GitHub Attack Traffic

ThreatPost: The high-profile DDoS attack against GitHub that went on for several days last month was the end result of an operation that included several phases and extensive testing and optimization by the attackers

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